Category Archives for "Make Me Smile"

Dec 21

Feeling Alive in the Dead Sea

By Abi King | Jordan

The Dead Sea, Jordan Let’s face it, the Dead Sea has a depressing name. It also fizzes the synapses by sounding too much like Red Sea. Red Sea, Dead Sea. Red Sea. Dead Sea. Completely easy enough to tell apart until the in-the-moment talking about them both when white panic sets in. A similar thing happens […]

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Nov 19

A Singapore Sandwich

By Abi King | Make Me Smile

One of the best things about a visit to Singapore, so the world tells you, is the chance to taste its food. Flavours from India, China, the Malay, remnants from Britain, influxes from almost everywhere else plus an infusion of unmistakably Singaporean identity line the stomachs as the country prepares for its 50th birthday next […]

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Sep 14

With My Love, I Protect This Sausage

By Abi King | Make Me Smile

Sentimental and chivalrous may not be the first two words you think of when you hear the word Nuremberg. But you may change your mind once you hear about their sausages. Nuremberg Sausages Smaller than the average German wurst, in both length and girth, the Nuremberg sausage often arrives on heart shaped metal platters, in an uncertain […]

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